Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointPiz Linard (3410 m/11,188 ft)
CountriesAustria (52%), Switzerland (48%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesGraubünden (49%), Tirol (37%), Vorarlberg (14%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area1,149 sq km / 443 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent43 km / 27 mi North-South
59 km / 37 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long46° 57' N; 10° 16' E
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Map of Silvretta
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Silvretta.
Western Austria AlpsLevel 4 (Parent)
         Aalgau AlpsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         RatikonLevel 5 (Sibling)
         VerwallgruppeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         SilvrettaLevel 5
         Lechtal AlpsLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Silvretta

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Piz Linard341011,188 
3.Piz Buin331210,866 
5.Kleiner Piz Buin325510,679 
9.Piz Murtera30449987 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Silvretta

Piz Buin
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Approaching Piz Buin's bulky summit pyramid on a cold & windy March morning (2015-03-06). Photo by Habakuk Tibatong.
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Muttler from the north. One of the few non-techncial 3000m peaks in the Lower Engadine region of Switzerland (2014-08-24). Photo by Lee Newton.
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